Welcome to Northern California
The Arthritis Foundation, Great West Region, Northern California offices provide information, events, advocacy and research funding for the 1.1 million individuals in Northern California who struggle daily with arthritis.
Join us for a thrilling Carmen Marc Valvo runway show, luncheon and reception, as we celebrate with fun and fashion while uniting to make arthritis unacceptable.
The Teen Retreat provides teens, ages 14-18 and in high school, with an opportunity to learn more about managing arthritis while having fun and making new friends.
Don't miss the arthritis education and resource event of the year. The Bone and Joint EXPO provides attendees with access to 20 educational seminars, health screenings, networking opportunities and products designed to improve quality of life and enable better health self-management.
Raise Funds to Find A Cure
Jingle with us and be part of the largest holiday 5K race series aimed to cure arthritis. Chosen as one of the Most Incredible Themed Races, Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis® is a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays! Events will be held in San Rafael and Pacific Grove.
Be A Voice For Change
It's as easy a sending an email - you can make a positive difference in the lives of people with arthritis.
We have intensively focused our attention and resources so we can best serve people with arthritis. Read our 2013 Annual Report to learn how together, we can make the greatest difference.